Defenseman Jared Spurgeon (#46) goes down to block a shot while Goalie Darcy Kuemper (#35) of the Minnesota Wild holds up his trapper

Youth Movement in Minnesota

Over the past few seasons, Minnesota Wild General Manager, Chuck Fletcher, has acquired many young stars for Minnesota, including Mikael Granlund, Charlie Coyle, Nino Niederreiter, and Darcy Kuemper. It is no s...
NHL 2013 - Dec 23 - MIN vs PHI - Right Winger Nino Niederreiter (#22) of the Minnesota Wild

Line Check: A Guide to Fantasy Hockey Success

Every fantasy hockey roster has them. Yours does too. These guys are the bottom-dwellers; typically your worst players who make up the bottom portion of your roster. You figure they won’t make much of a...
NHL 2013 - Dec 23 - MIN vs PHI - Right Winger Nino Niederreiter (#22) of the Minnesota Wild

The Mindset of the Wild’s Nino Niederreiter

Nino Niederreiter tweeted during the summer that he was “proud to be on the Swiss cover of the NHL 15.” That pride was well deserved. What a season he had with the Minnesota Wild; 14 goals, and 36 points in...